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Omaha Westside KiwanisNews March 13, 2019

Olive Garden Restaurant, 75th and Dodge, Wednesday, March 13, 2019.

President Valerie Stoj lead the Pledge of Allegiance and the patriotic...

song, David Huelsmann gave the invocation.

Twelve members, three students and their guests attended.

Club officers for 2019 / 2020: Valerie Stoj reminded us that new club officers will be volunteered soon.

Next board meeting: April 15 at Vern Waldrens office.

District Convention: August 9/10 Lincoln, NE.

Website: Webmaster David Huelsmann reported that the website is fully updated.

Upcoming Speakers:

March 20: Katja (Seigel) Starkey about “Touch the Nations”, a non-profit supporting four orphanages in Africa.

March 27 in the large room: Rachidi Adedokoun (Roger) about his upbringing in Benin, West Africa, his journey to the US and his business, DDCN Developmental Disability Center of Nebraska supporting “community centered living” of disabled persons.

Today’s Meeting: Linda Jones presented the top three winners of the annual Westside School 6th grade STUDENT SPEECH CONTEST, which is always an uplifting event. The theme was “Tragedy – Triumph”. The students, who introduced their teachers and guests were:

                        Student                      School

3rd place         Joseph Simon          Paddock                   

2nd place        Marina Drelicharz    Oakdale

1st place         Elaina Kratky            Prairie Lane

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Submitted by John Seigel             

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